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Woman Hiding in Attic Shoots Intruder Five Times to Protect Her Children

Geni2 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:37 PM
Bravo - but she obviously needed a bigger gun.
AmyDB Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:38 PM
nope...she just needed the right rounds.
psydoc Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:42 PM
Earl29 Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:54 PM
Well, she nailed him five times in the face and neck. I would say that, under the circumstances, that was pretty darn good shooting.
psydoc Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 3:58 PM
I sit corrected, Earl. *smile*

It seems as though real life examples of guns saving -- rather than taking -- innocent life go largely unreported (or flat-out ignored) in the mainstream media. Therefore, I have decided to post the following must-read story in its entirety (via Cameron Gray):

A woman hiding in her attic with children shot an intruder multiple times before fleeing to safety Friday.

The incident happened at a home on Henderson Ridge Lane in Loganville around 1 p.m. The woman was working in an upstairs office when she spotted a strange man outside a window, according to Walton County Sheriff Joe...